Integrating Gender into Research in Turkey

The RWI Turkey Programme has for a long time recognized that gender often is ignored in many research proposals. This is largely due to the lack of capacity and knowledge. Even though the Programme receives an impressive amount of high-quality gender-targeted research proposals for the research grants and scholarships each year, gender is far from…

Researchers in Asia Take on Human Rights and Climate Change

Seventeen researchers from Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam attended a peer review workshop recently in Jakarta, part of an initiative aimed at expanding the research and writing skills of academics in Asia. Ultimately, the aim is to strengthen the capacities of academics in order to contribute to relevant policy and legal developments in…

Gammeltoft-Hansen Named Research Director at RWI

Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen has been named Research Director at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. Gammeltoft-Hansen, 36, who currently heads the Research Department for the Danish Institute for Human Rights, brings years of experience in the fields of international human rights law, refugee law, immigration, legal theory, and law and politics. He…